Researchers in the US have demonstrated an advanced accelerator dipole magnet with a field of 14.1 T.
MedAustron becomes one of six centres worldwide to treat tumours with carbon ions.
Fermilab has announced the launch of HEPCloud, a step towards a new computing paradigm to deal with the vast quantities of data pouring in from existing and future facilities.
CERN has signed a collaboration agreement with the European Space Agency to address the challenges of harsh radiation environments.
The meeting marked the final event of the Horizon 2020 project to produce a conceptual design study for a 100 TeV circular hadron collider.
Embedded radio-frequency (RF) cavities such as those featured in spiral-shaped cooling channels are one example.
Projects include new designs for MRI gradient coils, the design of 14 and 16 T MRI magnets, and a conceptual design for new mammography magnets.
The scientific programme was bookended by local Australian-grown talent.
High-frequency superconducting radio-frequency cavities made from niobium–tin alloy are more efficient than conventional niobium designs.
The uncertainty of several ATLAS Run-1 measurements was dominated by systematic uncertainty on the integrated luminosity.
Muon colliders are both precision and discovery machines, but significant R&D is required before they can be considered candidates for a next collider.
Major savings in the energy consumption and cost of accelerators are there for the taking, with potential impact beyond particle physics.
At the European Strategy for Particle Physics, talks covered key questions in the field, and the accelerator, detector and computing technologies necessary to tackle them.
More than 300 experts convened from 18-22 February for the 15th Vienna Conference on Instrumentation.
Experts from around the world met for the second ALEGRO workshop, to discuss advanced linear-collider concepts at the energy frontier.